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Right: Visit Newport Beach Private Home event Middle: Crystal Cove Coastline Bottom: Balboa Bay Resort's Waterline Restaurant brands such as Fairmont, Marriott, Hyatt and Radisson, along with the upscale business and boutique properties, Island Hotel and Balboa Bay Resort, Newport Beach offers plenty of options for meeting planners. The city's sophisticated properties and distinctive venues provide over 200,000 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor meeting and event space including private yachts, local vineyards, historical sites and even a bayfront beach perfect for a 'toes in the sand' party. Rewarding Planners through Partnership The Conference Sales team at Visit Newport Beach Inc. provides complimentary services and unbiased REWARDING FIRST CLASS PROGRAMS Partner with Visit Newport Beach and get rewarded! Visit Newport Beach Inc. will send you a $100 Nordstrom Gift Card just for submitting a qualified RFP* requiring 50 cumulative rooms or more to your Visit Newport Beach Inc. Representative. Book an event sourced through Visit Newport Beach Inc. and you'll receive a $250 American Express* Gift Card. Contact: Michelle Donahue 949.467.2752 meetings-and-conventions/ recommendations with information specific to program needs. "We like to be your first call when you're planning a meeting," says Donahue. "We're completely customer service-focused and here to help and support planners, no matter what size your meeting. Our destination experts partner with you to deliver customized site visits, creative ideas for your meetings as well as sponsorships that can extend the meeting budget." Among the many services they offer are a selective, simple and confidential RFP process. As a non-membership destination marketing organization, their obligation is to the planner first. With it's convenient location, incredible beaches, extraordinary golf courses, active harbor and variety of hotel properties, Newport Beach is a friendly beachside oasis so inviting, you'll want to return again and again. prevue center stage / Newport Beach Newport Beach CenterStage.indd 4 4/22/15 11:22 AM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Prevue May/June 2015

Planner’s Pick: South Africa
Fresh Meets: Sheraton Expands in China
Bureau Buzz: Meet Hawaii
Good Business: Accor on Gender Equality
Sea Shores: Windstar Cruises
Experience Luxury
On Location: Destination Resorts
On Location: Northeast Florida
On Location: Iberostar Playa Mita
On Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Checkout: Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall & Zilara Rose Hall

Prevue May/June 2015